There are 9 ways to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi

$103 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Buster Shinjuku

$45 - $46

7 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ōsaka to Nagoya
  2. Take the night bus from Nagoya Station to Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo

$65

Drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki 317 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Haneda  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) ITM - HND

$85 - $323

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND

$75 - $271

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Narita, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori

$125 - $456

Bus to Tokushima, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Sannomiya Bus Terminal to Kousoku Naruto
  2. Fly from Tokushima (TKS) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TKS - HND

$183 - $507

Fly Osaka Kobe to Ibaraki, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Ibaraki (IBR) UKB - IBR
  2. Take the train from Ishioka to Ueno

$131 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki is to bus which costs ¥5100 - ¥5300 and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki is to train which costs ¥11000 - ¥18000 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki station. However, there are services departing from Ōsaka and arriving at Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo via Nagoya Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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The distance between Osaka and Ikebukuro Eki is 399 km. The road distance is 507.1 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki without a car is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki, including transfers.

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Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki bus services, operated by Willer Travel, depart from Ōsaka station.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5100 - ¥5300 and takes 8 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs ¥9500 - ¥37000 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki is 507 km. It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to drive from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki.
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  • Distance: 249.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Osaka, Japan and Ikebukuro Eki, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Osaka to Ikebukuro Eki 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Ibaraki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Bus from Ōsaka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Nagoya Station to Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Sannomiya Bus Terminal to Kousoku Naruto
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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